Over the last decade the economy of the Brainport Eindhoven Region has constantly belonged to the fastest growing regions in the Netherlands. In 2014 it showed an economic
growth of 2.1%, compared to the national average of 0.9%.
Enterprises in the Brainport Eindhoven Region obtain 43% of their turnover from the sale of new products and services.
The region also attracts a lot of internationals. Each year the number of foreign workers that settle in the Brainport region exceeds the number of
foreign workers that leave the region. The number of foreign knowledge workers has tripled in 5 years time.